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It’s Back-to-School Time: Keeping Kids Healthy

With back-to-school comes a "back-to-germs" feeling for many parents. Soon, your child will walk in the door coughing or…

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Controlling Costs: Emergency Room Costs and Usage

Most individuals don't recognize the emergency room cost they (or their insurer) has to pay for each visit. Does it matter…

What is a Floating Holiday? Understanding Floating Holiday Policies.

Are Floating Holidays for Small Businesses Really Best?

Floating holidays for small businesses can seem difficult to manage, but they're a benefit that employees really enjoy. A…

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Navigating Health Care for Part-time Employees

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How ‘Unlimited’ Is Unlimited Vacation?

Unlimited vacations sound like a big boost for employee morale and a deep financial hole for small businesses. The fact is…

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Snacking at Work: Encouraging Healthy Options for Employees

Snacking in the workplace is nothing new. The way we do it today, however, is much different. It might have been commonplace…

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How Sorting Through Health Care Data Saves on Cost

Health care data solves problems by helping companies of all sizes make decisions like choosing the best health care plan…

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Workplace Vending Machines: Swap Sugary Candies for Nutritious Treats

Providing vending machines for your employees isn't a new concept. However, with the urge to provide employees with…

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After Maternity Leave: Welcoming Your Employee Back

Warmly welcoming an employee back from maternity leave is an important way to show true compassion and interest. Many new…

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Go Organic for Cleaning Supplies This Cold and Flu Season

Cold and flu season can put a drastic halt to your employee's productivity. The National Institutes of Health reported that…

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Travel Health Insurance: Are Your Employees Traveling Overseas?

As companies expand, travel health insurance may become vitally important. Employees traveling overseas may not have access…

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